Latest articles tagged Prisoner Rehabilitation

The cracks children fall into when they are ‘in conflict with the law’

Children in the criminal justice system struggle to access consistent education, which hobbles them. But there are cases when rehabilitation works

Inmates bring first-hand ordeals to the stage

"The Outsiders" - a play performed by inmates and parolees - makes a strong point about the reintegration of offenders into society.

Ndebele ‘against stigmatisation of ex-offenders’

Correctional Services minister Sibusiso Ndebele has called on South Africans not to judge offenders who've paid their dues to society.

Inmates sue minister for laptops

Prisoners take their fight for computers, internet access and CD players to court — all in the name of education.

63 240 criminals serving time outside prison

Around 63 240 offenders are serving their sentences outside prisons, the correctional services department has announced.
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Prisoners who sing like angels

The department of correctional services hosted the national offender choir competition to showcase offenders' musical skills.

Graduates help former prisoners

Young tutors who attended elite British private schools are helping convicts to gain an education.

Breath of hope for convicts

<i>M&G</i> reporter Monako Dibetle and photographer Oupa Nkosi witness howa simple stress management programme is helping to rehabilitate prisoners.

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WATCH IT AGAIN: Ramaphosa addresses the nation on measures to contain Covid-19

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on the continuing efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19. This included the extension of the national lockdown by another two weeks

More than 900 Americans to be evacuated from South Africa

Three flights are expected to leave South Africa over two days, embassy spokesperson says

Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

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Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world